A funerary stela with a boy standing in a niche, found in Oxyrhynchus, Egypt. This artifact dates to the 4th-5th centuries CE.
This boy holds a bunch of grapes and a dove. His head and hands have been repainted and recut in modern times, the colouring on the robe however, is original. To observe this more closely, check out this image the museum provides.
Artifact courtesy & currently located at the Brooklyn Museum, via their online collections. Accession Number: 58.129.

A funerary stela with a boy standing in a niche, found in Oxyrhynchus, Egypt. This artifact dates to the 4th-5th centuries CE.

This boy holds a bunch of grapes and a dove. His head and hands have been repainted and recut in modern times, the colouring on the robe however, is original. To observe this more closely, check out this image the museum provides.

Artifact courtesy & currently located at the Brooklyn Museum, via their online collectionsAccession Number: 58.129.

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